Tag Archive: Alex Tagliani

Aug 31

Jones holds off Tagliani to win in Canada

Alex Tagliani lost a gear in the final lap

Jones holds off Tagliani to win in CanadaTagliani thought he would have time to take one more clean shot at Jones through the final series of turns, but a broken third gear took that chance away

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Aug 30

Twin wins for two at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Alex Tagliani and former champion Tom Kwok earned back-to-back victories

CTCC logo The Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) presented by Continental Tire made their second appearance of the year on August 28-30 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for Rounds 11 and 12 of the 2015 calendar. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 27

Another busy weekend for Tag, this time at CTMP

Alex Tagliani to compete in four races this weekend at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park road course

2015-08-02_28141Alex Tagliani will be a busy driver this weekend competing in four races at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) in Bowmanville, Ontario.

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Aug 16

Second-place finish for Alex Tagliani at Mid-Ohio NASCAR Race

Tagliani wins his Third XFinity Pole at Mid-Ohio

Tagliani pole a Mid-Ohio - photo Matt SullivanGetty Images Alex Tagliani was not a happy camper as he stepped out of his Team Penske No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang following the end of the NASCAR XFINITY Series’ Nationwide Children Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio Road Race Course on Saturday.

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Aug 11

Tagliani to enter Canadian hall of fame

“Definitely an honor. Need to get my wedding suit out of the closet for that one” – Tagliani

2015-08-02_0274 Alex Tagliani, the 2009 Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year and the first Canadian to start on the pole for the 500 Mile Race, will join four others Oct. 17 as inductees into the Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 04

Host of motorsport stars join World RX for Canadian street race 

A total of 20 Supercars will compete at Trois-Rivieres

2014-08-08_0821The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will resume after a short summer hiatus as the teams cross the Atlantic for Canada RX, round seven of the 13-event calendar.

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Aug 03

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series race recap: Lacroix powers to Trois-Rivieres triumph

Two wins in First Four Canadian Tire Series starts

2015-08-02_0275The latest in a long line of Quebec road course aces has arrived in Kevin Lacroix, and his ascension has come faster than all of those before him.

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Aug 02

Tagliani Autosport race report from the Trois-Rivières GP

3rd on the podium behind Kevin Lacroix and runner-up Andrew Ranger

2015-08-02_0274 Alex Tagliani saved his best performance of the weekend for his last race on Sunday at the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivières by driving his number 18 EpiPen/CGI/CanTorque Chevrolet to a third-place podium finish in Le JuliaWine.com 50-lap GP3R main event.

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Jul 30

Busy weekend for Tagliani at the Trois-Rivières GP

Tagliani to compete in three races at the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivières

2015-07-25_0097Alex Tagliani will be a busy driver this weekend at the 47th running of the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivières (GP3R). A regular entrant in the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 (NCATS), Tagliani is entered in Round 8 of 12 held on this tight street course.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

Alex Tagliani returns to Team Penske for Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio

“Ii is an honor to be back in the 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang” – Tagliani

2015-06-13_0199 Team Penske announced today that accomplished road racer, Alex Tagliani, will drive the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang for Team Penske in the Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on August 15. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 07

Kevin Lacroix dominates at Circuit ICAR

ECKO Unlimited 100 at Circuit ICAR

2015-07-04_21508Making history is the current theme for the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1. The series contested its milestone 100th all-time race on June 13 and the following week saw Alex Tagliani lap the field in victory – a series first. Sunday then saw Quebec native Kevin Lacroix dominate the first-caution free race in Canadian Tire Series history and triumph in the Ecko Unlimited 100 at Circuit ICAR.

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Jul 07

Andrew Ranger runs second at ICAR

 ECKO Unlimited 100 at Circuit ICAR

2015:07:05_15:23:49_0098Andrew Ranger and the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge team were looking for a bounce back weekend at round number four of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series this past weekend at Circuit ICAR in Mirabel, Quebec. After struggling initially during practice Ranger and the team bounced back with a strong race effort and claimed a second place finish.

Jul 07

Tagliani scores a solid third place at ICAR

ECKO Unlimited 100 at Circuit ICAR

2015:07:05_15:23:58_0102Alex Tagliani scored a third-place finish on Sunday in Round 4 of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series at Circuit ICAR in Mirabel, Quebec. Starting from the pole, the racer from Lachenaie, Quebec was overtaken on lap 3 by Kevin Lacroix of Saint-Eustache who went on to win the 30-lap race by 0.869 seconds ahead of Andrew Ranger.

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Jul 07

Alex Labbé Sixth in caution-free sprint on ICAR road course

ECKO Unlimited 100 at Circuit ICAR

2015:07:05_15:24:14_0106Alex Labbé finished in sixth place at Circuit ICAR in Mirabel, aboard his No 36 Lou’s Barbeque – Centre du VR Victoriaville – Mécanique industrielle MG car prepared by Jacombs Racing. The Ecko Unlimited 100 was the first race in NASCAR Canadian Tire Series history to be run without at least one caution period.

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Jul 07

“Not the result we were looking for” – Marc-Antoine Camirand

ECKO Unlimited 100 at Circuit ICAR

2015-07-04-1530Marc-Antoine Camirand and his No 99 White Motorsports-Graphoid-Braille Battery Chevrolet did not achieve their goal in the ECKO Unlimited 100 race held at Circuit ICAR this past weekend.

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Jul 05

Kevin Lacroix dominates at Circuit ICAR (updated)

Earns first victory In Canadian Tire’s first caution-free race

2015-07-04_21508Making history is the current theme for the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1. The series contested its milestone 100th all-time race on June 13 and the following week saw Alex Tagliani lap the field in victory – a series first. Sunday then saw Quebec native Kevin Lacroix dominate the first-caution free race in Canadian Tire Series history and triumph in the Ecko Unlimited 100 at Circuit ICAR.

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Jul 04

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Qualifying: Tagliani Takes top spot at ICAR

On Canadian Tire Series pole for Sunday’s Ecko Unlimited 100

2015-07-04_0352 Alex Tagliani turned in one of the most dominant performances in NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 history last time out, and he’s keeping the momentum going.

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Jul 03

Tagliani looks to extend his NASCAR winnings this Sunday

Following his first oval-track series win

2015:07:02_11:08:06_0116Winner of the last NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCATS) race at Sunset Speedway oval track on June 20, Quebec racer Alex Tagliani is looking to maintain the momentum this weekend at Circuit ICAR’s 3.4 km, 14-turn road course located in Mirabel, QC.

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Jul 01

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Statistical Advance: ICAR

Analyzing The Ecko Unlimited 100 At Circuit ICAR

Nascar Canadian Tire Series Bilingue The 2015 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 returns to the road with the fifth annual Ecko Unlimited 100 at Circuit ICAR on Sunday in Mirabel, Quebec.

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Jun 30

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series News & Notes: ICAR

Series returns to the road with Ecko Unlimited 100

Nascar Canadian Tire Series Bilingue Of the 18 previous NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 road course races held in the province, 10 have been won by Roxton Pond’s Andrew Ranger. That includes three of the four all-time contests at Circuit ICAR, site of this week’s Ecko Unlimited 100. Read the rest of this entry »

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